Police and spy agencies say they would have a better chance of catching terrorists and other criminals under a new mandatory data-retention scheme.
After a big night out, the drunken selfies you posted on Facebook can make slinking into work the next morning feel like a “walk of shame.” That’s why Facebook is...
World famous physicist Professor Stephen Hawking attended the premiere of his biopic, The Theory of Everything.
A new report ranks Australia as the worst performer on climate change among industrialised nations.
Australian scientists are being hailed after a major breakthrough in solar technology.
When Lamborghini unveiled its concept for a hybrid vehicle in October, it was sleek, sexy, and definitely a sports car.
If obesity is linked to our lifestyles today, would it help to reset the clock that dictates our eating? A new study suggests it would, and in ways that go well...
The United Nations says this year may end as one of the hottest on record.
The federal government intends to create a new children's e-safety commissioner to handle complaints and crack down on cyber-bullying material targeted at...
A Japanese official says opposition to Japan's whaling program is a kind of "eco-imperialism" where one value system is imposed on another with opposition based...
A Japanese official says opposition to Japan's whaling program is a kind of "eco-imperialism".
They're called "man's best friend" for a reason.
It appears that cup colour plays a big part in the way coffee drinkers perceive the taste of their morning cuppa.
Countering the claim that texting is ruining spines.
Every ten minutes in Australia someone has a heart attack.

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Queensland MP George Christensen has criticised the #illridewithyou hashtag as a 'pathetic' left wing campaign.
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A US school has apologised for taking away a blind student's cane and replacing it with a pool noodle.
The Church of England on Wednesday named vicar Libby Lane as its first woman bishop, following a historic change in its rules.
The debate surrounding pornography is complex - but a recent UK ban on depictions of female pleasure and dominance is a worrying new low.
Australian relatives of students at the Army Public School in Peshawar have been left reeling after Tuesday’s attack by the Pakistani Taliban that left 132...